Edson is named for Edson Joseph Chamberlin, who was a Vice-President of the Grand Truck Pacific Railway.
Location: Edson is located in the west central part of the Province.
Judicial District: Edmonton Judicial District
Courthouse – Edson
Location: 111 54 Street / 2 Avenue
Built: 1905 – 1907
Architect: Gene Dub Architect Ltd.
Description: The building faces northwest and is a two story red coloured brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds. The roof is hipped.